Multimedia Library - Audio http://southwestfarmpress.com/media/audio en FSA Reminds Livestock Producers of Upcoming Deadline http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/fsa-reminds-livestock-producers-upcoming-deadline <div class="node-body audio-body">The Livestock Indemnity Program and the Livestock Forage Program were reauthorized by the 2014 Farm Bill </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/government/fsa-reminds-livestock-producers-upcoming-deadline" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2015/01/no-food-or-water.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/Dolcini Livestock Deadline Reminder - 60 Mixdown 1.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=1469995">Dolcini Livestock Deadline Reminder - 60 Mixdown 1.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/fsa-reminds-livestock-producers-upcoming-deadline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/fsa-reminds-livestock-producers-upcoming-deadline#comments Government Farm Bill 2012 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 17:20:00 +0000 90601 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Drought over the past few years has limited forage and forced cattle herd liquidation. The Livestock Indemnity Program and the Livestock Forage Program reauthorized by the 2014 farm bill offer assistance.</p> NAP now available for specialty crop producers http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/nap-now-available-specialty-crop-producers <div class="node-body audio-body">FSA has improved program that can help protect against losses from weather and natural disasters in specialty crops. </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/FSA_NAP_60Second_PSA.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=1459543">FSA_NAP_60Second_PSA.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/nap-now-available-specialty-crop-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/nap-now-available-specialty-crop-producers#comments Government Farm Bill 2012 Thu, 08 Jan 2015 21:00:00 +0000 90311 at http://southwestfarmpress.com USDA launching major farmer survey http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/usda-launching-major-farmer-survey <div class="node-body audio-body">Thousands of farmers are soon going to be asked by USDA to respond to a round of farmer surveys which will deal with everything from crop acreage to livestock numbers.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/management/usda-launching-major-farmer-survey" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2012/06/19012.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/usda survey.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=895977">usda survey.MP3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/usda-launching-major-farmer-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/usda-launching-major-farmer-survey#comments Management USDA Mon, 04 Jun 2012 14:59:00 +0000 60191 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Employment numbers look good for agriculture http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/employment-numbers-look-good-agriculture <div class="node-body audio-body">The latest employment numbers are showing continued progress for the agricultural community.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/management/employment-numbers-look-good-agriculture" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2012/05/farmland_0.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/EMPLOY.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=971139">EMPLOY.MP3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/employment-numbers-look-good-agriculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/employment-numbers-look-good-agriculture#comments Management Hiring Thu, 24 May 2012 15:52:00 +0000 59641 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Piecing together colony collapse disorder clues http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/piecing-together-colony-collapse-disorder-clues <div class="node-body audio-body">Several researchers nationally and globally are taking specific pieces of the the puzzle that somehow are linked to the mysterious disease in honey bees — colony collapse disorder.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/management/piecing-together-colony-collapse-disorder-clues" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2012/04/bee-collapse_0.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/ccd.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=4800348">ccd.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/piecing-together-colony-collapse-disorder-clues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/piecing-together-colony-collapse-disorder-clues#comments Management Plant and Animal Health Thu, 26 Apr 2012 17:39:00 +0000 58401 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Investigation continues into fake USDA letters http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/investigation-continues-fake-usda-letters <div class="node-body audio-body">The Agriculture Department's Inspector General's office is still investigating those letters farmers have been getting — letters claiming to be from USDA.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/government/investigation-continues-fake-usda-letters" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2012/04/usda-2.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/fake.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=967879">fake.MP3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/investigation-continues-fake-usda-letters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/government/investigation-continues-fake-usda-letters#comments Government USDA Thu, 12 Apr 2012 16:43:00 +0000 57961 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Is a big milk price collapse coming? http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/big-milk-price-collapse-coming <div class="node-body audio-body">Are U.S. dairies setting the stage for another devastating price collapse? Gary Crawford has one expert's opinion in this report.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/livestock/big-milk-price-collapse-coming" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2012/03/dairy-solo-cow.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/milk collapse.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2042896">milk collapse.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/big-milk-price-collapse-coming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/livestock/big-milk-price-collapse-coming#comments Livestock Dairy Thu, 15 Mar 2012 15:29:00 +0000 56261 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Farmers could see financial letdown in 2012 after booming 2011 http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/farmers-could-see-financial-letdown-2012-after-booming-2011 <div class="node-body audio-body">Analysts say this year could bring higher production for U.S. farmers, but lower prices and incomes. </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/letdown.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=2392362">letdown.mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/farmers-could-see-financial-letdown-2012-after-booming-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/management/farmers-could-see-financial-letdown-2012-after-booming-2011#comments Management Thu, 15 Mar 2012 15:16:00 +0000 56231 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Drought creeping into more of the US http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/drought-creeping-more-us <div class="node-body audio-body">Drought is creeping into more areas of the U.S., covering more land area.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/irrigation/drought-creeping-more-us" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2012/03/corbisdrought002.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/drought_0.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=941035">drought_0.MP3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/drought-creeping-more-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/irrigation/drought-creeping-more-us#comments Irrigation Management Drought Irrigation Fri, 09 Mar 2012 15:57:00 +0000 56091 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Crop prices up in January http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/crop-prices-january <div class="node-body audio-body">Even with some ups and downs in commodity markets over the last month, prices for most commodities are solidly ahead of this time a year ago.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/markets/crop-prices-january" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2012/02/dfpgrainbins001.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://southwestfarmpress.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/site-files/southwestfarmpress.com/files/podcast/audio/usda120201A.MP3" type="audio/mpeg; length=958658">usda120201A.MP3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/crop-prices-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/markets/crop-prices-january#comments Markets Marketing and Promotion Thu, 02 Feb 2012 16:35:00 +0000 54621 at http://southwestfarmpress.com